Commissioners, DA take Oath of Office

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Benton County elected officials were sworn in by officiating Judge David Connell this morning in Courtroom 2 at the Benton County Courthouse, 120 NW Fourth St., in Corvallis.

Commissioner Xanthippe Augerot, District Attorney John Haroldson and Commissioner Annabelle Jaramillo were supported by a standing room-only crowd of friends, family and community members. Photos of the administration of the oath of office are available on the county’s Facebook page: This morning’s ceremony marks the beginning of Jaramillo’s fifth term and Haroldson’s third term, while Augerot begins her first four-year term.

The first Board of Commissioner’s meeting with the newly elected commissioners is today at noon, 205 NW 5th St., Corvallis, Oregon. The 2017 Board Chair and Vice-Chair will be elected and commissioners will consider whether to proceed with Phase II of the Corvallis-Albany multi-use path.